gloom and doom


an account or prediction of adversity, especially in economic or business affairs; bad news: a trade journal full of gloom and doom about next year's trends.

Related formsgloom-and-doom, adjectivegloom-and-doom·er, noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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  • But some of our colleagues here are telling us gloom-and-doom stories.

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    Re-Framing the Art Market

    Judith H. Dobrzynski

    February 23, 2009